We are delighted to announce that the IRC has just launched a new call for funding – the Laureate Awards programme – inviting applications at the early and mid-career level (Starting and Consolidator). Successful applicants will be required to make a follow-on application to the ERC.
See below for Award descriptions and PhD eligibility criteria.
APPLICATION DEADLINE IS 29 JUNE, 2017 @ 4PM.
See the following link for further information: http://www.research.ie/scheme/laureate-awards-programme
If you have any questions, please contact Martha Shaughnessy Martha.firstname.lastname@example.org
|Award type||Duration||Value||Award start date||Discipline coverage||Location|
|Starting Laureate Award
|Up to 4 years||Max. of €400,000 (inclusive of 25% overhead)||Quarter 2 2018||ALL disciplines||Irish HEI/RPO|
|Consolidator Laureate Award
|Up to 4 years||Max. of €600,000 (inclusive of 25% overhead)|
|PhD eligibility criteria|
|Starting Laureate Award||Applicant should have been awarded their first PhD*
>3 years and < 8 years prior to 1 January 2018
Cut-off dates: 1 January 2010 to 1 January 2015 (inclusive)
|Consolidator Laureate Award||Applicant should have been awarded their first PhD*
>8 years and < 15 years prior to 1 January 2018
Cut-off dates: 1 January 2003 to 1 January 2010 (inclusive)
* The official date of the PhD is defined as the year in which the PhD was conferred, i.e. the year stated on the official PhD certificate. The number of years refers to calendar years.